The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 15 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 80 73 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 11.35% 8.40% 8.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.52% 9.81% 9.96%
Number of salaries quoted 68 67 74
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Software Engineering
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
639 744 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 90.64% 85.62% 87.66%
Number of salaries quoted 497 636 666
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Northamptonshire region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Software Engineering
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -5 39 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Kettering +10 30 £42,500 +6.25%
Corby - 5 £75,000 - 1
Software Engineering
East Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 112 (65.88%) Java
2 83 (48.82%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (43.53%) C#
4 71 (41.76%) Linux
5 64 (37.65%) C
6 62 (36.47%) C++
7 61 (35.88%) Unix
8 60 (35.29%) Scrum
9 52 (30.59%) Web Services
10 44 (25.88%) SQL
11 42 (24.71%) Degree
12 41 (24.12%) Mentoring
13 39 (22.94%) User Stories
14 38 (22.35%) Computer Science
14 38 (22.35%) J2EE
14 38 (22.35%) JavaScript
14 38 (22.35%) SDLC
15 37 (21.76%) TDD
16 36 (21.18%) .NET
16 36 (21.18%) BDD
17 34 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
17 34 (20.00%) Spring
17 34 (20.00%) MVC
18 31 (18.24%) JUnit
18 31 (18.24%) OO
19 29 (17.06%) Retail
20 27 (15.88%) HTML
21 26 (15.29%) OOD
21 26 (15.29%) JSON
21 26 (15.29%) REST

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.35%) Liferay
1 4 (2.35%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.76%) CMS
2 3 (1.76%) IIS
3 1 (0.59%) Node.js
3 1 (0.59%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (4.12%) Photoshop
2 6 (3.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.76%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.59%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.59%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.29%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.76%) SaaS
2 3 (1.76%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.71%) RFID
1 8 (4.71%) RS-232
1 8 (4.71%) RS-485
1 8 (4.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.53%) Bluetooth
2 6 (3.53%) Ethernet
2 6 (3.53%) Wireless
2 6 (3.53%) ZigBee
3 4 (2.35%) SSL
4 2 (1.18%) Internet
5 1 (0.59%) HTTP
5 1 (0.59%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.94%) MySQL
2 16 (9.41%) SQL Server
3 15 (8.82%) Apache Hive
4 11 (6.47%) MongoDB
5 7 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.59%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.59%) Redis
Development Applications
1 31 (18.24%) JUnit
2 24 (14.12%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.71%) GitLab
3 8 (4.71%) Jenkins
4 7 (4.12%) Artifactory
4 7 (4.12%) Vagrant
5 5 (2.94%) Ranorex
5 5 (2.94%) Selenium
5 5 (2.94%) SoapUI
6 4 (2.35%) Gatling
7 3 (1.76%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.59%) Appium
8 1 (0.59%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.59%) JIRA
8 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (17.06%) Retail
2 15 (8.82%) Electronics
3 13 (7.65%) Games
4 9 (5.29%) Aerospace
4 9 (5.29%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.12%) Finance
6 4 (2.35%) Avionics
7 3 (1.76%) Marketing
8 1 (0.59%) Billing
Job Titles
1 97 (57.06%) Software Engineer
2 44 (25.88%) C++ Software Engineer
3 33 (19.41%) Developer
4 18 (10.59%) Architect
5 15 (8.82%) C# Software Engineer
6 14 (8.24%) Embedded Engineer
6 14 (8.24%) Java Developer
6 14 (8.24%) Senior Architect
6 14 (8.24%) Senior Systems Architect
6 14 (8.24%) Systems Architect
7 13 (7.65%) Embedded C Engineer
7 13 (7.65%) Senior Software Engineer
8 11 (6.47%) C Software Engineer
9 10 (5.88%) .NET Developer
9 10 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
9 10 (5.88%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 10 (5.88%) Java Engineer
9 10 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
10 9 (5.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 9 (5.29%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (30.59%) Web Services
2 38 (22.35%) J2EE
3 36 (21.18%) .NET
4 34 (20.00%) Spring
5 27 (15.88%) HTML
6 26 (15.29%) JSON
6 26 (15.29%) REST
7 25 (14.71%) Spring MVC
8 20 (11.76%) CSS
9 18 (10.59%) XML
10 14 (8.24%) ASP.NET
11 11 (6.47%) JSP
12 9 (5.29%) Ajax
12 9 (5.29%) Hibernate
13 8 (4.71%) .NET Framework
13 8 (4.71%) AngularJS
14 6 (3.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 6 (3.53%) EJB
14 6 (3.53%) jQuery
14 6 (3.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 38 (22.35%) Computer Science
2 12 (7.06%) Mathematics
3 9 (5.29%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.71%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (4.71%) Physics
5 7 (4.12%) User Experience
6 6 (3.53%) Mainframe
7 4 (2.35%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.35%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (2.35%) Robotics
8 3 (1.76%) Graphic Design
9 2 (1.18%) Animation
10 1 (0.59%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 71 (41.76%) Linux
2 61 (35.88%) Unix
3 13 (7.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (48.82%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (35.29%) Scrum
3 41 (24.12%) Mentoring
4 39 (22.94%) User Stories
5 38 (22.35%) SDLC
6 37 (21.76%) TDD
7 36 (21.18%) BDD
8 34 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (20.00%) MVC
9 31 (18.24%) OO
10 26 (15.29%) OOD
11 24 (14.12%) OOP
12 17 (10.00%) Procedural Programming
13 15 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (8.24%) Functional Testing
15 11 (6.47%) Web Development
16 8 (4.71%) DevOps
17 7 (4.12%) Release Management
18 6 (3.53%) Responsive Web Design
18 6 (3.53%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 112 (65.88%) Java
2 74 (43.53%) C#
3 64 (37.65%) C
4 62 (36.47%) C++
5 44 (25.88%) SQL
6 38 (22.35%) JavaScript
7 13 (7.65%) Embedded C
8 10 (5.88%) COBOL
9 9 (5.29%) Python
9 9 (5.29%) Scala
9 9 (5.29%) VB.NET
10 8 (4.71%) Assembly Language
11 4 (2.35%) PHP
11 4 (2.35%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.59%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (24.71%) Degree
2 14 (8.24%) PhD
3 9 (5.29%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.18%) ISEB
5 1 (0.59%) HNC
5 1 (0.59%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.53%) QA
2 4 (2.35%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (8.24%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (4.12%) Ansible
1 7 (4.12%) Terraform
2 1 (0.59%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 12 (7.06%) Oracle
2 9 (5.29%) Sun
3 8 (4.71%) EMC
4 7 (4.12%) hybris
5 6 (3.53%) Adobe
6 4 (2.35%) Google
6 4 (2.35%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.35%) WSO2
7 3 (1.76%) Sybase
8 1 (0.59%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.59%) New Relic
8 1 (0.59%) VMware
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Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: £neg + Bens
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Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum £20-30k
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Salary: competitive
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